CEO & Founder
Paul has established several successful and innovative businesses. He has helped to shape the relationship between real estate and technology, establishing Condeco as one of the foremost providers of workspace management technology. He was previously Managing Director of one of the UK’s largest electronic security companies.
Laurence Garrett is a co-founder and Partner of Highland Europe, Laurence primarily focuses on growth opportunities in the information technology sector for the European market. Laurence represents Highland Europe on a number of boards across the Tech and Software as a Service industries.
Jean Tardy-Joubert joined Highland Europe in 2018. Now an Advisory Partner, Jean previously founded Qatalyst, served as Head of European Technology at Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse, and utilized his extensive EMEA knowledge to advise on landmark transactions within the European technology landscape. A native of Paris, Jean and his family now reside in London.
Guy joined the main board of Condeco in 2013 as a Non-Executive Director. Guy has been a solicitor in practice for over 35 years and has been a manager in law firms for fifteen years including Managing Partner. In 2014 Guy was elected as a Councilor in West London, and he currently sits on the boards for a group of language schools, a marketing company, a social enterprise and a legal advice charity.
Paul joins Condeco’s main board as a Non Exec Director. He is a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of senior international financial management experience with the last 15 years as CFO both public and private. Paul’s leadership of CSR PLCs successful IPO in London and GFI software’s (SAAS company) very successful exits are notable examples of his experience in helping build valuable high growth tech businesses.
Fergus is one of the foremost experts in Europe on building sales and marketing technology businesses. He was one of the founders of Salesforce.com in Europe, after joining the US business from Oracle in 2000. After nine years at Salesforce, Gloster moved to marketing technology startup Marketo, Gloster is also a non-executive director at cloud contact centre company NewVoiceMedia.
Chief Financial Officer
Ian Cole leads financial and legal operations at Condeco. He has more than 15 years of financial leadership experience in the technology industry, most recently as CFO of WorldRemit, Bookatable, StepStone and SmartFocus. Ian brings deep expertise in financial operations, equity and debt funding, acquisitions and delivering shareholder value. He is a Fellow at the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Chief Technology Officer
Robert is responsible for the technical architecture and development of Condeco’s global solutions. His experience is invaluable to ensure that the business can continue expanding securely and successfully at its current rate. He comes from a highly technical past where he has designed and managed the development of complex applications for some of the world’s leading global brands such as Sony, Ikea, Microsoft and Adobe.
Chief Operating Officer
Gary joined Condeco in 2015 as Finance Director EMEA. In November 2016 Gary moved into a Group role as Commercial Director and in June 2017 was appointed to his current role. Prior to joining Condeco he worked in a variety of industries across the UK, Australia & Europe.
Chief Marketing Officer
Lynda is a product and marketing specialist with over 20 years’ experience. She has been at Condeco from the beginning, driving go to market strategies, new business growth and the evolving the brand worldwide. Her experience across both marketing and sales gives her a deep understanding of Condeco’s market and client’s needs enabling her to develop powerful, effective marketing strategies.
Chief Sales Officer
Martin is responsible for generating Condeco’s global sales revenue, driving new business and maintaining long term partnerships with our clients. Martin has more than 25 years’ experience in the IT hardware, software and services industry. He has a plenitude of experience in transacting and managing global enterprise relationships. He previously held International executive management positions and led teams across EMEA, ASIAPAC and the Americas at organizations such as Computacenter Plc, MCI and Macrovision (Rovi Corp.)
Chief Product Officer
As one of the founding team members, Peter was instrumental in designing and launching the first generation of Condeco. Between 2006 and 2012 he worked at Flow Interactive, a pioneering London design agency, and Morgan Stanley, designing user-centered online experiences and software tools. Peter re-joined Condeco in 2012 to lead the product design team across Condeco’s software and hardware solutions.